General Lodging Links
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For a general guide to accomodations in and around Langley and Whidbey Island, click here. For your convenience, we do suggest that you try to stay as close to Langley as possible when participating in one of our workshops.
Contact: Barbara Barry
Email: email@example.com (please put "Room Rental" as your subject)
A quiet, artsy, beautiful retreat in the woods of Whidbey Island, conveniently situated between the Clinton ferry and downtown Langley. 7 miles (10 minutes) from Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio. The house features four guest rooms, and guests are welcome to enjoy gathering in the living room and kitchen. The rooms and shared living spaces are furnished with original art work by local artists. All the bedrooms are spacious, quiet, private, have large windows, tall peaked ceilings, and have been finished with luxurious linens. The bedrooms each share a full bathroom with another room. Wifi is available in the main living areas.
The Hellebore is a bright, airy, spacious room with a King sized bed. French doors lead to a private patio and sitting area.
Rate: $50 for single occupancy; $80 for double.
The Wisteria is a bright, airy, spacious room similar to the Hellebore, but with a Queen sized bed. French doors lead to a private patio and sitting area.
Rate: $50 for single occupancy; $80 for double.
The Poppy is a very comfortable, sweet & spacious room to share with a friend, offering both a double bed and a twin bed, in bunk bed style. Bonus: The Poppy also has a loft with a sky light, perfect for meditation and/or yoga.
Rate: The double bed rents for $40/night and the twin for $35/night.
The Clematis is similar to The Poppy, offering both a double bed and a twin bed, in bunk bed style.
Rate: The double bed rents for $40/night and the twin for $35/nite.
Cedar Moon Cottage
Cost: $89 per night
Vacation rental for the summer. Cost is $89 per night plus tax, two night minimum – a screaming deal for Whidbey in beautiful Maxwelton Valley. We would appreciate any referrals from family and friends this summer! Ideally suited for one couple or a couple with children. Please see our website for further information or contact Jim & Kathryn O’Brien by email or phone.
The Saratoga Inn
Address: 201 Cascade Avenue in Langley
Discounts: 10% off during the summertime (June 15 – October 1). During the winter months (October 1 – June 15), $10 off.
Find the atmosphere of the Saratoga Inn comfortable, like an old shoe. Enjoy the refreshing views and beauty of the Cascade Mountains and the Saratoga Passage from the privacy of your room or in a friendly common area, which includes an old-fashioned porch complete with rockers for sharing some simple "porch talk". Gather in the "Commons" for a delightful Saratoga Inn breakfast before heading off to your workshop. You might even consider staying an extra day to enjoy a day of hiking, biking, boating, kayaking, whalewatching or strolling through the artisan seaside town of Langley.
The Inn at Langley
Address: 201 Cascade Avenue in Langley
Discounts: 10% off
This inn is situated by the ocean in downtown Langley. In addition to a restaurant, The Inn at Langley features a full-service spa. Other amenities include massage/treatment rooms and a meeting/conference room. All guestrooms feature jetted bathtubs and include balconies and fireplaces
Country Cottage of Langley
Address: 215 Sixth Street in Langley
Phone: 800.713.3860; ask for Jacki or Tom
Discounts: 15% discount is available for registered WIFAS students.
Stay in one of our romantic private cottages. Each cottage has a private entrance, water view, and private deck Jacuzzis and fireplaces are available in three of our cottages.
Sunlight Shores Island House
Best location on Whidbey for this designer decorated Sunlight Shores Island House. This uncluttered retreat is a ten minute drive from the ferry, yet a world away from the daily grind. Sunlight Shores Island House is located near many fun Whidbey activities. The quaint town of Langley is less than five miles away with adorable shops and great restaurants. Nearby Bayview offers a beautiful nursery, stores, gallery space, huge outdoors chess set, bike shop (rentals available) and a Saturday farmer’s market in the summer. Additionally there are island gardens to tour, a lovely golf course to play, fantastic bike rides and the Whidbey Island Kayaking Company is just down the street (for guided Kayak tours). And if you are unfamiliar with the Island, we will happily provide "concierge service" as part of our offering if you would like.
Goss Lake View Cabin
Price: See website for current pricing
Discounts: 10 % discount for students during workshops
Goss Lake View Cabin ("Dolly Mops") is a charming private cabin nestled in tall cedar trees on the shores of beautiful Goss Lake. Located at the end of a quiet private road, with few neighbors, on a bit of a bluff. There are lovely views from every room (and the hot tub). The lake shimmers in the light from the living/dining room windows or filters through the trees from the latex bed in the upstairs bedroom.
Edgecliff Escape is a small, self-contained waterfront studio accommodation. Perfect for one person or a couple, this high-bank waterfront property is located on a second story, just a short mile out of downtown Langley in a very quiet locale. This studio includes one bedroom, a private bathroom, living room area and small kitchen/dining room. A small viewing deck off the landing optimizes the outstanding views --comprised not only of Saratoga Passage, Camano & Hat Islands, but of the Cascades as well, including Mt. Baker and Glacier Peak. Unpretentious & fully appointed, Edgecliff Escape is that supreme island gift: true seclusion, far, far away from the *real* world...
“The Whidbey Island Getaway”
Price: $130 per night, based on double occupancy, 2-night minimum $10/per additional person, $700/week. Taxes included.
Come stay in your own vacation apartment on Whidbey Island, only a short walk from beautiful Double Bluff Beach. Bring your binoculars- you will be across from Deer Lagoon, where you will see and hear Bald Eagles, Great Blue Herons, Bitterns, and more! Our self-catering vacation rental has a full kitchen, a bedroom, a TV room with convertible beds, plus living room, dining area, and bathroom. Comfortably sleeps 4 – 6. Longer-term stays can also be arranged. And, we’re pet friendly!
The Barn at Langley
Authentic old barn two blocks from downtown Langley completely rebuilt into a stylish, open floor plan residence. Hardwood floors throughout the main floor. Ceilings in main room are at least 18-feet high. Large main room opens through lovely french doors to large patio including dining table to enjoy outdoor living. Beautiful gardens. Concrete counter tops and high quality stainless steel appliances (including Bosch dishwasher) for the vacationing cook. Cozy propane fireplace set in a modern concrete wall. Sparse and tasteful furniture, including an iron-framed sofa loaded with pillows. The master bedroom has a balcony that has a peek-a-boo view of Camano Island, Mt. Baker, and Puget Sound.
Contact: Lorene Neff
Price: $50 per night, per person
Three bedrooms available in Langley Private home. Two queen bedrooms and one small twin bedroom with two shared bathrooms. No kitchen, breakfast,coffee, lunch or dinner available. Coffee shop and restaurants right down the road. Bedrooms and bathrooms are in a separate wing from the rest of the house, owner requests privacy in rest of house. Home is available only certain times of the year. No smoking, no noise and a sense of humility required.
"Raven Room" Guest Suite
Downtown Langley Waterview
Contact: Sharen & Simon
Price: $80/SINGLE and $90/DOUBLE occupancy per night
Wonderful in-town, water view RAVEN ROOM GUEST SUITE enjoys a private entrance and three rooms: bedroom, sitting room/library and private bathroom. Queen bed, free wi-fi and tv. Coffee, tea and muffins. Book directly with the owners or see this short-term rental on www.airbnb.com.
Darling Beach Cottage
Price: $300 per night - 4-night minimum $50/per additional person, $2100/week.
We have lovingly restored our family’s 1917 fishing cabin back to its authentic island luster. Perfect for two. Our cottage offers two bedrooms (queen and full size hotel quality beds). Beautifully appointed, single bath with an additional outdoor shower and wireless Internet. We have two vintage beach cruisers for your country mile ride into town or you can take the sandy route and fill your pockets with beach glass. Heirloom raspberry patch surrounds a private patio perfect for en plein air and other artistic contemplating. No pets other than the whales, otters, and a bald eagle family that also call our cottage home. Naps and reading strongly encouraged.
South Whidbey Island Rental
Price: $75 per night, single or double occupancy
We have a very cute apartment for rent on beautiful Bailey Road. Full kitchen, living room, dining area, large bedroom & bath. Bikes Available for a ride to Maxwelton Beach (3 miles). Covered patio to enjoy view of forest, garden, and a few cackling hens.
Langley Studio Apartment
Price: $90 per night with a 5 night minimum
Available for Short-term Rental. Private entrance with patio garden overlooking Saratoga Passage and Camano Island. The Studio apt. is small, charming and cozy. It is fully furnished, has a single bed, small kitchen, full bath, TV and DSL service. There is a sofa which converts to a queen sleeper The Studio is located on 1st Street in Langley, just up from the Inn at Langley and an easy stroll into the shopping area of the village. Payment due on arrival by check or cash.
South Whidbey Suite Retreat
Phone: 360.579.3070 or 831.359.5933
Price: $150 per night, discount for more than four nights
A very sweet suite in artistic NW style; includes WIFI, large 2bd 1.5ba plus wide open full kitchen/dining/living room, great views of Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains, bunnies & deer abound, 15 min. to Langley and beyond, and cool hiking trail right out your backdoor. Access to beach suite is part of larger home, very private & separate, owner lives in smaller suite w/3 kitties (We are quiet as mice!).
Vacation Rental in Clinton
Contact: Maury or Donna
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Phone: 360.341.1860, 512.750.2117, or 512.632.1575
Artistic Escape in the Heart of Langley
Email: thePerch@live.com (preferred method of contact)
The Perch is just steps to all that the quaint seaside town of Langley has to offer! Walk to get coffee in the morning, shop in the afternoon, or dine at one of the local restaurants. Pack a picnic and walk to the beach, visit one of the local theaters or you may decide to just enjoy the view of the water and town from the comfort of The Perch. The choices are endless and all are a treat!
The Carriage House in Langley
Contact: Susanne Paulson
The Carriage House invites guests for a longer stay. Its broad windows, French doors, and balcony showcase peaceful views of Mount Baker, Camano Island, and leisurely summer sailboats cruising in the waters of Saratoga Passages. Soft leather sofas gathered around a blue-tiled firepalce and well-stocked bookshelves crate a yearning for time to spend with a good book and a bowl of popcorn. THe Carriage House provides a gourmet kitchen, television, DVD, a surround sound stereo system. Two spacious bedrooms and bathes make the Carriage House your home away from home.
Double Bluff Beach Club
View Cam: http://dbcabin.com/live
Prices: See website
Enjoy breathtaking views of Puget Sound, Mount Rainier, the Seattle skyline and the North Cascades from this cozy, two-story beach cabin. This unique property -- Double Bluff Beach Club -- boasts 200 feet of no-bank waterfront on over three acres of beach. Meander 1/4 mile down a private drive and ascend stone stairs to this piece of paradise perched about the trees all from your private cabin with 2 Bedrooms + Bunkroom, 2 Baths (Sleeps 8).
Small Apartment w/Private Entrance
Have your own quarters in this Scandinavian designed space. Private entrance, located on three acres with a vegetable garden, barn and chickens. Downtown Langley is just a ten-minute walk away. Separate bedroom with queen bed; living area with gas fireplace, sofa, mini-fridge, microwave and coffee maker; bathroom with shower; WiFi but no TV. Ideal for one person, two if you enjoy sharing a bed!
Sandy Point House
Miles of private sugar sand beach. Caretaker on site. Three-bedroom, one bath, avail Sept through May.
Cleaning fee of $50.00